|Bethesda, MD 20814|
GALLERY B EXHIBITIONS
Gallery hours: Wednesday - Saturday, 12-6pm
Opening reception: Friday, February 10, 6-8pm
Gallery B is pleased to present its February exhibition, which will feature sculpture by Caroline Champetier de Ribes, photographs by mari matsuri and paintings by Brigitte Zelenko.
The exhibit be on display from February 11-25, 2017 at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Gallery hours for the show will be Wednesday – Saturday, 12-6pm.
A public reception for the exhibition will be held on Friday, February 10 from 6-8pm.
Caroline Champetier de Ribes of Bethesda, MD was born in Paris, France. She is a clinical psychologist and therapist. Caroline’s interest in art began in her teenage years. In 1990 she won a competition to attend a Beaux-Arts school in the western part of France. Following, she continued to take drawing classes in France. In 2014, Caroline began studying sculpture at the Washington Studio School in Washington, D.C., and then at The Art League of Alexandria. She was selected in 2015 for the Annual Juried Student Show at the Washington Studio School. Today, Caroline works predominantly in the medium of clay and wax.
mari matsuri is the artist name of Marie Vareille. After 20 years of working in arts management and for European institutions in Paris, Brussels and Tokyo, mari matsuri decided to become a full-time photographer. She has just obtained a Photography Master Certificate at Montgomery College in Rockville, MD. In Brussels, Belgium, mari matsuri took photography and silkscreen printing classes at the Académie des Arts,
Brigitte Zelenko uses a wide variety of media, including oil, acrylic, tempera and pastel. She studied at the Martenot Art School, the École du Louvre in Paris, France and the Corcoran School of Arts in Washington, D.C. Her most recent paintings have been exhibited at the World Bank, among other public and private institutions.